Historical Events In 2018
Monday, 03 August 2020
Sep 04 NFL player Colin Kaepernick who kneeled during the US national anthem is the new face of Nike's 30th anniversary advertising campaign on this day in history.
Sep 04 Strongest typhoon to hit Japan in 25 years, Jebi hits Tokushima prefecture, swamping Kansai airport and killing at least 11 in the year 2018.
Sep 04 In the year 2018 wHO reports more than a quarter of people worldwide (1.4 billion) don't get enough physical exercise to avoid major diseases
Sep 05 Anonymous senior White house official opinion piece "I am part of the resistance inside the Trump administration" published by the New York Times on this day in history.
Sep 05 On this day in history uK Prime Minister Theresa May confirms in parliament two Russian military intelligence officers undertook novichok nerve agent attack, prompts international condemnation
Sep 06 In the year 2018 brazilian presidential candidate Jair Bolsonaro is stabbed at a campaign rally in Juiz de Fora, Brazil
Sep 06 India's Supreme Court legalizes gay sex, overturning a colonial law on this day in history.
Sep 06 New York and New Jersey state attorneys launch investigations into sexual abuse by the Catholic clergy, bring to six the number of states investigating in the year 2018.
Sep 06 On this day in history remains of 166 people, 2 years old, found in mass grave in Veracruz state, Mexico
Sep 06 In the year 2018 the Supreme Court of India decriminalises homosexuality.
Sep 06 World Surf League announces from 2019 there would be equal prize money for men and women across elite tour events; first US-based global sports league with gender pay parity in the year 2018.
Sep 07 Eminem breaks 36-year UK chart record for consecutive No. 1 albums with "Kamikaze" on this day in history.
Sep 07 In the year 2018 rappers Cardi B and Nicki Minaj come to physical blows at a New York Fashion event
Sep 08 Archaeologists uncover more than 300 gold coins from late imperial period from theatre in Como, Italy on this day in history.
Sep 08 On this day in history egypt sentences over 700 people, including 75 death sentences for 2013 pro-Muslim Brotherhood sit-in at Rabaa al-Adawiya square
Sep 08 US Open Women's Tennis: Naomi Osaka first Japanese female to win a Grand Slam singles final; beats Serena Williams in controversial match 6-2, 6-4 on this day in history.
Sep 09 Arirang Mass Games begins in North Korea to mark country's 70th anniversary featuring tens of thousands performing on this day in history.
Sep 09 In the year 2018 cBS chief Les Moonves departs the company after six more women make allegations of sexual abuse in "The New Yorker"
Sep 09 On this day in history green Bay Packers start 100th season with historic 24-23 comeback win over Chicago Bears at Lambeau Field; first ever Packer recovery from 17+ points deficit at 3/4 time (20-3)
Sep 09 Nia Franklin representing New York crowned Miss America 2019, first competition without a swimsuit section on this day in history.
Sep 09 In the year 2018 russian police detain over 1000 people amide nationwide protests against pension reform
Sep 09 In the year 2018 swedish General Election: no party wins a majority with far-right Sweden Democrats making gains
Sep 09 In the year 2018 uS Open Men's Tennis: Novak ÄokoviÄ wins his third US title; beats '09 champion Juan MartÃn del Potro 6-4, 7-6, 6-3
Sep 10 Australian newspaper the "Herald Sun" criticised for "racist" cartoon of American tennis star Serena Williams on this day in history.
Sep 10 In the year 2018 california passes law to commit to carbon-free electricity sources by 2045
Sep 10 John Legend , Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice win Emmys for "Jesus Christ Superstar", making them all EGOT winners, Legend is the first black male winner on this day in history.
Sep 10 South Carolina issues mandatory evacuation order affecting one million people ahead of Hurricane Florence on this day in history.
Sep 10 In the year 2018 uN Secretary General Antonio Guterres calls for urgent climate change conference saying "climate change moving faster than we are"
Sep 11 In the year 2018 "Fear: Trump in the White House" by Bob Woodward is published by Simon and Schuster
Sep 11 American-backed militia begins final push to oust militants from Hajin, Syria, last area under Islamic State control on this day in history.
Sep 11 In the year 2018 bus crash in southern Indian state of Telangana kills 53
Sep 11 Former UN Secretary General Kofi Annan lies in state in Accra, Ghana, ahead of a state funeral in the year 2018.
Sep 11 On this day in history imprisoned Brazilian Ex-president Luiz InÃ¡cio Lula da Silva abandons his presidential campaign
Sep 11 James Anderson takes his 564th Test wicket to become the most prolific fast bowler in cricket history as England beats India by 118 runs in the 5th Test at The Oval for a 4-1 series victory; Alistair Cook's final Test on this day in history.